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HierarchicalDataSourceIDConverter Class

Creates a user-selectable list of hierarchical data source names.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.Design.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)

public class HierarchicalDataSourceIDConverter : DataSourceIDConverter

The HierarchicalDataSourceIDConverter class is a TypeConverter object that is typically referenced by the TypeConverterAttribute attribute. All members except the IsValidDataSource method are inherited from the DataSourceIDConverter.

The IsValidDataSource method indicates whether the specified component implements the IHierarchicalDataSource interface.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0